Arlington ISD Workout Wednesday

Workout Wednesday Gets You Summer Ready With The Pyramid Workout You may not have reached the top of the mountain in the nine weeks you’ve spent doing our Workout Wednesdays, but you can go to the peak of the pyramid today. That’s because Duff Elementary physical education teacher Matt Bostick is spending the final Workout…

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makerspace activities

Foster Librarian Andrea Garza-Santos Shows Us How Chemical Reactions Work In The Makerspace Activity of the Week This week’s makerspace activity comes from Foster Elementary librarian Andrea Garza-Santos. It’s a fizzy, colorful rainbow science experiment! Children will get a kick out of exploring this chemical change with baking soda and vinegar. Ask children what happens…

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Arlington ISD Workout Wednesday

Arlington ISD Is Back With Another Installment of Workout Wednesday That Will Test Your Fitness We’re winding down the Workout Wednesday fun, and Duff Elementary physical education teacher Matt Bostick thinks it’s time for a test. Arlington ISD students know all about benchmark tests in classes, so it’s nothing new for them. This benchmark test…

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5 ways to explore the world from home

From the Countryside to Depths of the Ocean, Explore the World From Home You won’t need a signed permission slip or bus ride for these 5 Ways to Explore the World because you won’t even be leaving your home. Finish up your schoolwork via the At-Home Learning Hub and then log on, dive in and…

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makerspace activities

Get Creative With Arlington ISD’s Makerspace Activity of the Week: Origami  This week’s makerspace activity comes from Arlington High School librarian Maryjane O’Halloran-Beane. She’ll introduce you to the fun Japanese art of origami.  Origami is from Japanese culture. Ori means folding, and kami means paper, so it is the art of paper folding. Origami is…

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Arlington ISD Workout Wednesday

Arlington ISD’s Matt Bostick Gives Meaning To AMRAP In This Workout Wednesday Edition Last week, Duff Elementary physical education teacher Matt Bostick introduced many to a new word with Tabata for Workout Wednesday. For this week’s Episode 7, Bostick is at it again. It’s AMRAP time. While it might sound like a cool phrase when…

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5 ways to explore the world from home

Take A Trip Back In Time And Explore The World From Home We’re going back in time this week with Five Ways to Explore the World Without Leaving Home: History Edition. Complete your school work via the At-Home Learning Hub and then travel back in time, discovering important moments and places in United States history.…

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42 Graduates Will Start A New Journey Thanks To Venture High School It’s been business as usual at Venture High School even though the school year is ending in the most unusual of circumstances. Despite the school closure because of the COVID-19 pandemic, students are still graduating from Venture, the district’s high school for students…

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Art project for Mother's Day

Swift Elementary Art Teacher Roxanne McKee Shows Us How To Make The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift What would Mother’s Day be like without your student bringing home something homemade from school for mom? Well, thanks to Swift Elementary art teacher Roxanne McKee, you won’t have to worry about that even though Arlington ISD campuses are…

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Arlington ISD Workout Wednesday

Do You Have 4 Minutes? That’s All You Need For This Workout Wednesday Session Six weeks into Workout Wednesday and Duff physical education teacher Matt Bostick is introducing many of you to a new word – Tabata. The good news is that if you’re a fan of quick workouts, Tabata is right for you as…

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